The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s nowhere to hide on the global stage, and cutting-edge expertise will be one of the few aspects that a university will have to distinguish itself from the others. Over time, content providers will supplement their core offerings with live webinars, interactive exercises, discussion forums, wikis, social networks etc. Content providers will wag the long tail. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s nowhere to hide on the global stage, and cutting-edge expertise will be one of the few aspects that a university will have to distinguish itself from the others. Over time, content providers will supplement their core offerings with live webinars, interactive exercises, discussion forums, wikis, social networks etc. Content providers will wag the long tail. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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Listen: Discover Financial Services’ Jon Kaplan on tuition assistance programs and the importance of building trust among your learning team

CLO Magazine

Jon: I have a long history of trying things out that I don’t like. I can’t say that I have an enormous expertise in building teams outside of L&D. So it’s the vice president of learning and development that sits there and is going to go through every training module that comes out, digging into the details of what exercise is on page 3B and you think you’re being so helpful about that. Like many bosses, Jon Kaplan thought he was a good leader.